After completing a Biomedical Science degree and two years in the pharmaceutical industry, Alexandra made the career-defining decision to break into the tech industry.

Having self-taught herself how to code in Python and JavaScript, Alexandra was successfully chosen as one of the high potential women for the CodeFirstGirls Software Engineering CFGdegree out of 600+ applicants and passed with the highest level of Distinction. Following completion of the CFGdegree, Alexandra secured a role as a Cloud Engineer at Deloitte. She has since gained DevOps, Terraform and AWS experience, and has gained an industry-recognised Microsoft Azure Certification.